Meet the U.S. Figure Skating Team for the 2022 Winter Olympics!
The Olympic team is comprised of 15 skaters that ready to bring the U.S. some gold back home. One skater in particular, Timothy LeDuc, is making some history of their own by being the openly nonbinary winter Olympian.
“My hope is that when people see my story, it isn’t focused on me and saying, ‘Oh, Timothy is the first out non-binary person to achieve this level of success in sport,'” LeDuc told NBC Sports. “My hope is that the narrative shifts more to, ‘Queer people can be open and successful in sports.’”
Meet the rest of the team and check out the schedule below:
U.S. Figure Skating Team Schedule
- Wednesday, February 9 Men’s Free Skate (8:30 p.m.)
- Saturday, February 12 Rhythm Dance (6:00 a.m.)
- Sunday, February 13 Free Dance (8:15 p.m.)
- Tuesday, February 15 Women’s Short Program (5:00 a.m.)
- Thursday, February 17 Women’s Free Skate (5:00 a.m.)
- Friday, February 18 Pairs’ Short Program (5:30 a.m.)
- Saturday, February 19 Pairs’ Free Skate (6:00 a.m.)
- Saturday, February 19 Gala (11:00 p.m.)